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VIDEO: Multiple students injured after school bus falls into creek in Kocaeli, Turkey

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A bus carrying high school students went off the road and crashed into a creek in Turkey‘s northwestern Kocaeli province’s Gebze district, local media reported Tuesday.

A school bus overturned in Turkey’s northwestern province of Kocaeli on Tuesday, injuring at least 25 students, ILKHA news reported.

According to the NTV broadcaster, Kocaeli Governor Seddar Yavuz stated that the bus carrying students fell into a dry creek bed from a connection bridge and overturned.

According to NTV, the bus driver lost control of the vehicle on the bridge, collided with a passing woman, and then tumbled.

Multiple ambulances were dispatched to the scene from surrounding districts. According to local reports, two people died, including a student and the woman hit by the bus.


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